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Authorities: Former New York Cop Shot, Killed In Florida

Florida authorities say a police officer was shot and killed in Tarpon Springs early Sunday.

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Members of the Brick City Lions youth football team of Newark. (Credit: CBS2)

Newark Youth Football Team Seeks Donations To Play In National Tournament

As we get ready to celebrate the holidays, there is a championship football team in Newark with one holiday wish.

11/26/2014

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Best US Travel Destinations For You And Your Pet

Here’s a look at five of the best pet-friendly travel destinations in the U.S.

11/07/2014

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie declined to comment on the Return Home New Jersey plan, which will force some disabled New Jerseyans to leave out-of-state facilities. (Credit: CBS 2)

AP: Gubernatorial Elections In Multiple States To Test Christie’s Stumping Power

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will not be on the ballot Tuesday, but he will face the first major test of his national electoral might as voters head to the polls in nearly a dozen competitive governors’ races.

11/03/2014

Boyd Holland, 22, is charged in a shooting that left Eric Brooks, 35, dead in Wyandanch in 2012. (Credit: Suffolk County Police)

Suspect Arrested In Florida In 2012 Wyandanch, Long Island Slaying

A man was returned to Suffolk County arrested in Orlando, Florida Tuesday and charged in a shooting that left a man dead nearly two and a half years ago in Wyandanch.

10/07/2014

Nika the dog was found in Ocala, Florida, two years after she vanished from the home of Giuseppe DiBella of Newburgh. (Credit: CBS 2)

Missing Newburgh, N.Y. Man’s Dog Found All The Way In Florida

An Orange County man had all but given up hope on finding his dog after two years, but believe it or not, the dog was found safe – all the way in Florida.

09/16/2014

Michelle Lodzinski is taken to the Sayreville Police Department in New Jersey, on charges that she killed her 5-year-old son, Timothy Wiltsey, in 1991. (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Mom Returns To New Jersey To Face Charges In 1991 Murder Of Her Son

The mother charged with killing her son more than 20 years ago was back in court in New Jersey Friday to face the charges.

09/12/2014

A private plane that took off from Rochester crashed offshore from Jamaica after the pilot went unconscious on Friday, Sept. 5. (Credit: CBS 2)

Coast Guard Cutter Joins Search For Plane Believed Missing Off Of Jamaica

A search-and-rescue operation resumed at first light Saturday off Jamaica’s northeast coast as crews hope to solve the mystery of a private plane carrying a prominent upstate New York couple

09/06/2014

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Former South Amboy, N.J. Woman Charged With Killing Son Over 20 Years Ago

A former South Amboy, New Jersey woman was arrested in Florida Wednesday, and charged with killing her 5-year-old son more than two decades ago.

08/06/2014

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Tailgate Fan’s Top 5 College Tailgates You Should Visit

Here is a list of Tailgate Fan’s top five tailgates you should visit…

07/17/2014

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Vigil Held Following Court Appearance For Man Charged In Death Of Medford Woman

Police have made an arrest in the death of a young Long Island mother whose body was found in a wooded area in Medford, last month.

07/12/2014

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Long Island Man Among Those Killed In Florida Boat Crash

The fireworks in Miami had just concluded when a white, 32-foot boat carrying five young adults crashed violently with another vessel in the night.

07/06/2014

JFK Airport as seen from Chopper 880. (credit: Tom Kaminski/WCBS 880)

Flight Headed For Hartford Diverted To JFK Due To Warning Light

A JetBlue flight from West Palm Beach, Florida, to Hartford, Connecticut was diverted to John F. Kennedy International Airport Sunday after a mechanical warning light went on.

06/15/2014

An image from documents released by the U.S. Attorney's office shows the fossil of a Tyrannosaurus bataar dinosaur. (credit: US Attorney's Office Southern District of New York)

Fossils Dealer Gets 3 Months In Prison For Smuggling Tyrannosaurus Skeleton

A New York U.S. District judge on Tuesday sentenced a Florida fossils dealer to three months in prison for smuggling a 70-million-year-old Tyrannosaurus skeleton out of Mongolia.

06/03/2014

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The MERS Outbreak: Is The Government Doing Enough?

The CDC and WHO claim they are hard at work tracking 100 people that may have come in contact with the deadly MERS virus.

05/16/2014

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